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Hunger Matters.

Let’s end it in Mesa County, we’ve got a plan…

Our Community Foundation, in partnership with the Mesa County Hunger Alliance, is pleased to release the Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger, a five-year plan to collectively address hunger in our community.

 

The Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger is:

  • A community vision that builds upon successful programs and challenges us to do more
  • A strategic collaboration of nonprofits working toward true change
  • A local action plan that everyone can support

 

Learn more at endhungermesaco.org

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Lunch Lizard working to fight childhood hunger

Lunch Lizard working to fight childhood hunger

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - School District 51′s mobile summer food program, the Lunch Lizard, returns for its seventh summer of service. The program has two food trucks that bring free meals to neighborhoods with a higher rate of low-income families. Lunch Lizard...

Western Colorado Community Foundation Grants Available

Western Colorado Community Foundation Grants Available

Nonprofit organizations encouraged to apply. Western Colorado Community Foundation is opening two funding opportunities. The Trutta Fund supporting organizations serving veterans, and their families is now accepting applications for grant funding as of May 17, 2021. ...

FUNDING FOR RECOVERY AND RESILIENCE FOR YOUTH

FUNDING FOR RECOVERY AND RESILIENCE FOR YOUTH

Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) Community Grants for 2021 are now open and the focus is on helping youth regain skills and build resilience. WCCF recognizes the clear need to help our youth recover academic and social emotional skills lost during the past...

READ THE 2019 ANNUAL REPORT

Our 2019 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

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